Center for IDEA Fiscal Reporting

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The Center for IDEA Fiscal Reporting (CIFR) assists states to improve the quality of their collection, reporting, analysis, and use of IDEA Part B and Part C fiscal data. The following are the specific reporting requirements supported by CIFR:

Part B

  • Maintenance of state financial support (MFS)
  • Allocation of IDEA Part B subgrants to local educational agencies (LEAs)
  • LEA maintenance of effort (MOE)
  • Coordinated early intervening services (CEIS)

Part C

  • Indirect cost/Cost allocation plan
  • Use of funds

 

Director(s)

Dave Phillips

TA Providers email

cifr_info@wested.org

Regions Served

National

States Served

Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California
Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida
Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana
Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine
Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi
Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire
New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota
Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Puerto Rico
Rhode Island
South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
U.S. Virgin Islands
Utah
Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming

Level of Support

Tiered
Other Specialty Areas: High quality special education fiscal data; IDEA fiscal data; IDEA fiscal requirements

Primary Audience

State Education Agencies

Servivces

Coaching
Consulting
Content Expertise
Convening Stakeholders
Facilitation
Other Services Provided: Development of tools to support state agency clients on IDEA fiscal data requirements.